Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need a mountain bike to ride on the Tarka Trail?
Most of the trail between Braunton & Torrington is well surfaced and suitable for all bikes. Beyond Torrington the surface is more rural and less suitable for bikes with road only specific tyres.
Is there a speed limit?
No, but it is not a race track and is used by a wide range of users so please follow the code of conduct.
Is the Tarka Trail suitable for wheelchairs & Pushchairs?
Yes, much of the trail is ideal for wheelchairs and pushchairs.
Can I ride a motorbike on the Tarka Trail?
No, motorbikes are not allowed on any part of the Tarka Trail.